Philippians 3:1-10 NAS

The Goal of Life

1 Finally, my brethren, 1rejoice in the Lord. To write the same things again is no trouble to me, and it is a safeguard for you.

References for Philippians 3:1

2 Beware of the 2dogs, beware of the 3evil workers, beware of the afalse circumcision;

References for Philippians 3:2

    • ˆ 3:2 - Lit "mutilation;" Gr "katatome"
      3 for 4we are the true bcircumcision, who 5worship in the Spirit of God and 6glory in 7Christ Jesus and put no confidence in the flesh,

      References for Philippians 3:3

        • ‰ 3:3 - Gr "peritome"
          4 although 8I myself might have confidence even in the flesh. If anyone else has a mind to put confidence in the flesh, I far more:

          References for Philippians 3:4

          5 9circumcised the eighth day, of the 10nation of Israel, of the 11tribe of Benjamin, a 12Hebrew of Hebrews; as to the Law, 13a Pharisee;

          References for Philippians 3:5

          6 as to zeal, 14a persecutor of the church; as to the 15righteousness which is in the Law, found 16blameless.

          References for Philippians 3:6

          7 But 17whatever things were gain to me, those things I have counted as loss for the sake of Christ.

          References for Philippians 3:7

          8 More than that, I count all things to be loss cin view of the surpassing value of d18knowing 19Christ Jesus my Lord, efor whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and count them but rubbish so that I may gain Christ,

          References for Philippians 3:8

            • Š 3:8 - Lit "because of"
            • ‹ 3:8 - Lit "the knowledge of"
            • Œ 3:8 - Lit "because of"
              9 and may be found in Him, not having 20a righteousness of my own derived from the Law, but that which is through faith in Christ, 21the righteousness which comes from God on the basis of faith,

              References for Philippians 3:9

              10 that I may 22know Him and 23the power of His resurrection and f24the fellowship of His sufferings, being 25conformed to His death;

              References for Philippians 3:10